Andy Nystrom

Bellevue’s season ends in 3A state football semifinals

Bellevue’s season ends in 3A state football semifinals

Eastside Catholic wins, advances to final.

Bellevue’s season ends in 3A state football semifinals
Committed to CrossFit

Committed to CrossFit

Jump puts her skills to the test at The Cascade Classic

Committed to CrossFit
Longtime Eastside baseball coach passes away at age 80

Longtime Eastside baseball coach passes away at age 80

For Les Dow, baseball was the game of his life.

Longtime Eastside baseball coach passes away at age 80
St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic School students surround gymnast Frannie Ronan, center, after she learned of her selection to compete at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games. Courtesy photo

Frannie Ronan is set for gymnastics action at the Special Olympics

Kirkland resident attends school at St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic School in Bellevue

St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic School students surround gymnast Frannie Ronan, center, after she learned of her selection to compete at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games. Courtesy photo

United Bid prevails: World Cup may be coming to Seattle in 2026

2018 Cup begins Thursday in Russia

Seattle deserves to host World Cup 2026 matches, according to local soccer aficionados

Seattle deserves to host World Cup 2026 matches, according to local soccer aficionados

FIFA will decide where the 48-team event lands in June.

Seattle deserves to host World Cup 2026 matches, according to local soccer aficionados
Jemal, Campana dive onto USA Junior National ultimate teams

Jemal, Campana dive onto USA Junior National ultimate teams

Three Cedars Waldorf coach is blessed to have guided the duo along their journey.

Jemal, Campana dive onto USA Junior National ultimate teams
Teatro ZinZanni serves up high-flying ‘Love, Chaos and Dinner’ at Marymoor

Teatro ZinZanni serves up high-flying ‘Love, Chaos and Dinner’ at Marymoor

Teatro ZinZanni takes the dinner-and-a-movie concept and literally turns it upside down, lifting the experience way into the stratosphere. There’s a four-course meal on tap,… Continue reading

Teatro ZinZanni serves up high-flying ‘Love, Chaos and Dinner’ at Marymoor
Redmond Police Department Chief Kristi Wilson, left, addresses the crowd — which featured five other Eastside police chiefs in the foreground — during Tuesday night’s Eastside Muslim Safety Forum at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound in Redmond. Andy Nystrom, Redmond Reporter

Police chiefs meet with community members at Eastside Muslim Safety Forum

As Eastside police chiefs and others gathered at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound (MAPS) on Tuesday night, something was missing. The sign at the… Continue reading

Redmond Police Department Chief Kristi Wilson, left, addresses the crowd — which featured five other Eastside police chiefs in the foreground — during Tuesday night’s Eastside Muslim Safety Forum at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound in Redmond. Andy Nystrom, Redmond Reporter
Courtesy photoHans Struzyna

Row, row, row to the Summer Olympics

Rob Munn, Hans Struzyna and their teammates were in the middle of a heated rowing battle in late May that would either propel them to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil elated in August or back to their training site in New Jersey crestfallen.

Courtesy photoHans Struzyna
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‘Dream big’: Microsoft will acquire LinkedIn in $26.2 billion transaction

Satya Nadella has called it his first big deal as CEO at Microsoft Corp.

  • Jun 14, 2016
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Donald Driver speaks to the audience about his being a bad kid

Football star Donald Driver tells Hopelink fundraiser audience about troubled past — and hope

Donald Driver doesn't hold anything back. When the former professional football player tells his story to people, they get the whole deal. It's an emotional and riveting ride dotted with harsh times — experiencing poverty and homelessness — that led to victory in the end.

Donald Driver speaks to the audience about his being a bad kid
Lead scientist John Slough

Mission to Mars | Led by Bellevue’s John Slough, scientists’ work may send humans to the red planet

It’s not rocket science for a boss to pursue employees who are intelligent, dedicated and stimulated about whatever important project is on the table. In the case of MSNW President John Slough of Bellevue and his research team, rocket science is exactly what’s going on within the walls of their Redmond office and, a few blocks away, at the University of Washington Plasma Dynamics Lab.

Lead scientist John Slough
The Group Health Cooperative Redmond campus provides for the creation of one of the few in‐fill urban center developments on the West Coast.

$32.5 million deal to bring offices, residents to Overlake area

The former Group Health Hospital and clinic site in the Overlake area of Redmond has been sold for $32.5 million. Capstone Partners and its investment partner Lionstone U.S. Land Two, L.P. announced the purchase of the 28-acre site on March 15.

The Group Health Cooperative Redmond campus provides for the creation of one of the few in‐fill urban center developments on the West Coast.
Cassandra Searles

Miss Washington has Bellevue ties | Sterling Banks’ Cassandra Searles wins crown on her fourth time in pageant

In her fourth year competing for Miss Washington USA, Cassandra Searles, 24, who works as a commercial bank representative at Sterling Bank in Bellevue, finally grabbed the title of Miss Washington.

Cassandra Searles
Madeline Baker

Sounders get a kick out of Kindering kids

As Seattle Sounders FC soccer players watched, 3-year-old Vallory Hurlimann first booted a soccer ball with gusto and then ran up the field as fast as her little legs would go.

Madeline Baker
Sarah Nagashima helped lead Arkansas to a fifth-place finish at the NCAA championships. She hopes to lead the Razorbacks to a national title next season.

Nagashima shines with NCAA national success

Sarah Nagashima got some television exposure when her University of Arkansas gymnastics team took fifth place in the NCAA championships in April. But she wants more TV time.

Sarah Nagashima helped lead Arkansas to a fifth-place finish at the NCAA championships. She hopes to lead the Razorbacks to a national title next season.